Reply To: Port Stablizer

  • Sarah Stankus

    Member
    February 8, 2019 at 5:08 pm

    ​Yes. If you contact your Bard rep you can get some demos. Our Peds Hem Onc staff identified this to not be an issue based on their skill level but suggested I bring it to Inpt Peds and ER where the opportunity for Port access experience is lower. Very nice total package kit and easy to use $18-21/kit depending on needle size and Power needle vs non Power needle variable selected.

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    Sarah Stankus, RN
    Osceola, IN
    United States
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    Original Message:
    Sent: 02-08-2019 04:26 PM
    From: Cherise Jeffress
    Subject: Port Stablizer

    I know this is a new product.  However, I am wondering if anyone has trialed or is using the Port Stabilizer by BARD access systems (AKA the “Amanda” Port Stabilizer).  Benefits?  Drawbacks?  Benefits with experienced staff vs. more inexperienced staff?

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    Cherise Jeffress, CPHON, MSN, RN
    UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland
    Oakland, Ca
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